Addressing Healthcare Disparities through Better Data Collection

Originally presented on October 22, 2013

Rich Umbdenstock,
American Hospital Association President and CEO

Dr. David Zingmond, MD PhD
Professor of Medicine at UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine

John Piddock
New York State Department of Health

Target Audience: Physician Leadership, Hospital Executives, Quality improvement Advisers and Medical Staff

This one hour webinar is part of the initiative of  the NYS Governor's  Medicaid Redesign Team. It will focus on the critical role of hospital leaders in aligning quality improvement goals with addressing health care disparities through better data collection.  

Learning Objectives:

  • Describe the call to action  to address disparities in health care
  • Describe the steps hospital executives can take to address disparities in health care
  • Identify the discrepancies in current NYS SPARCS data from the Medicaid and Vital Statistics data